A British Airways flight was delayed and scoured for explosive materials after a British passenger allegedly threatened to blow up the BA plane. A total of 18 Britons were hauled off the flight following the incident Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv. They were led away by security...
Google Maps Street View left users completely confused over the doctored image of an innocent cow. The mapping website, which tracks the routes and landscapes of the globe to help travellers plan their journeys, often snaps passers-by during its mission. If the residents are too close it is...
Charlotte Sullivan was tasked with taking off and landing the easyJet Airbus six times under the watchful eyes of two veteran pilots before she could become a First Officer. However, during her first attempt, a flock of birds at low altitude caused her to make a “sharp turn to...
Flight passengers often share confined spaces and less than luxurious seating as they embark on a plane to their desired destination. While many are hugely respectful of the personal space, belongings and comfort of others, some are not. One male passenger became so irate over the antics of...
Austria is a haven for British holidaymakers seeking peace and tranquility amid the Alpine terrain and mountain villages. Yet the idyllic lush landscape and tourist attractions around it have now sparked a travel warning for UK tourists. The UK’s FCO has thus week updated its advice for those...
Three beaches were closed temporarily in the Costa Blanca holiday resort yesterday after two of the jellyfish-like creatures were spotted in the water. The first was found at Mal Pas beach, a little cove between the town’s main beaches, and the second was found at the popular Levante...
Rome has been hit by an earthquake measuring a significant 3.7 on the Richter scale, just as summer holiday season in Italy begins. The capital city, loved by Britons for its archaeological wonders and delicious food, was struck by the substantial tremors at approximately 9.45pm BST on Sunday...
The pound is being “confined” by UK political chaos in both Brexit and the Conservative party leadership contest, meaning UK travellers are suffering in the pound to euro exchange rate. Those travelling to Eurozone countries in the coming days will not take heart from the bleak forecast by...
Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth have plenty of staff who work for them and attend to their needs. However, the Duke of Edinburgh enjoys one task so much he can often be found doing it himself. Author Robert Hardman tells of Royal Family trips to Scotland when Prince...
Hand luggage holiday packing can be tricky if you’re trying to squeeze everything in one bag. It’s important to only pack exactly what you need for your holiday and not take overly bulky items. It can be easy to think of the obvious essentials but there’s one thing...